University of Massachusetts Amherst


Grote Markt, creative commons image from Flickr, Sean Munson

About Us

About the picture

Grote Markt is located in the Historic Center of Brugge, Belgium, which still retains evidence of its history as a medieval settlement. The site was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2000.


Support the Center for Heritage and Society

While members of the Center's Steering Committee are currently developing the Center's future plans, they invite all interested parties to pledge their support. If you are a faculty member, student, heritage professional, potential donor or community member interested in learning more about how you can become part of the Center's present and future, please contact Elizabeth Chilton or Neil Silberman for more details.

Elizabeth Chilton

Director, CHS
Associate Professor, Anthropology
University of Massachusetts
Amherst MA 01003
Phone: 413-545-5939

Neil Silberman

Coordinator of Projects and Policy Initiatives, CHS
Department of Anthropology
University of Massachusetts
Amherst MA 01003
Phone: 413-545-2221


Center for Heritage and Society, 215 Machmer Hall, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA 01003 phone: 413.545.2221  fax: 413.545.9494